Can Tagamet be taken by a patient allergic to Compazine?

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Posted on Tue, 26 Jul 2016 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I am allergic to sulfa Compazine reglan Zofran and maybe Pepcid .Can I take Tagamet?
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Answered by Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis 33 minutes later
Brief Answer:
it's a different type of drug

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

tagamet belongs to a different class of drugs, so your allergic reactions to the drugs you've mentioned are not relevant. If you've had allergic reactions with all those drugs, I suppose there are not many alternative left. You can only find out by trying as there is no way to predict an allergic reaction to it.

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